The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 92 30 75
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +45
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 93 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 5.30% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 5.69% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 83 11
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£285 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £335 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £102.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-79.02% +141.17%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1834 1635 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.84% 93.11% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1073 625
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 66 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £9.06 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -58 22 £275 -22.80% 15
Wakefield - 2 £298 -
Bradford -28 1 £375 +7.14% 1
Halifax - 1 £285 - 3
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 25 (56.82%) HTML
3 24 (54.55%) CSS
4 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (50.00%) MySQL
6 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
7 17 (38.64%) MVC
8 16 (36.36%) LAMP
8 16 (36.36%) Zend
9 15 (34.09%) TDD
9 15 (34.09%) Doctrine
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.45%) CSS3
12 8 (18.18%) HTML5
12 8 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (18.18%) XML
12 8 (18.18%) Linux
13 7 (15.91%) OO
13 7 (15.91%) PHPUnit
14 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.64%) OOP
14 6 (13.64%) Symfony
14 6 (13.64%) PHP5
15 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
15 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
15 5 (11.36%) CMS
15 5 (11.36%) SQL
15 5 (11.36%) OO PHP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) CMS
1 5 (11.36%) Node.js
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Bazaar
3 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) HTML
2 24 (54.55%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) LAMP
4 15 (34.09%) Doctrine
5 12 (27.27%) jQuery
6 9 (20.45%) CSS3
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (18.18%) XML
8 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.64%) Symfony
9 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
10 2 (4.55%) RESTful
10 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.55%) Sass
11 1 (2.27%) Ember.js
11 1 (2.27%) Laravel
11 1 (2.27%) React
11 1 (2.27%) YUI
11 1 (2.27%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) MVC
3 15 (34.09%) TDD
4 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.91%) OO
6 6 (13.64%) OOP
7 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
8 4 (9.09%) Planning Poker
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.82%) Scrum
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.27%) Release Management
11 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.27%) Kanban
11 1 (2.27%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) PHP5
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Zend
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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